[Distutils] Docs re debian distributions for pure Python programs?

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Thu Jun 21 22:04:30 CEST 2007

Edward Ream wrote:
> Does anyone know of documentation for creating debian packags for pure 
> Python projects?  In particular, I would like to bypass the make-centric 
> build process and the debian/rules file.

The official Debian Python Policy document is the best starting point.


The Wiki seems to have some more information, too.


You cannot really get around debian/rules, though.

The debian-python mailing list would be the place to ask further questions along
this line.


Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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